This marks the second loss for the upstart Amazon Labor Union, which previously formed Amazon’s first unionized U.S. warehouse in Staten Island. Amazon is still fighting that historic first union win.
The philanthropist donation goes to Girl Scouts of the USA and 29 of its local branches. The funds will help the organization recover from the impact of the pandemic, which drove down membership.
A grassroots environmental effort in the ’60s resulted in The Clean Water Act and major federal dollars were provided for the upgrades we see today.